The groups of goods subject to the exemption include medical masks with international harmonised system (HS) codes of 6307.90.40 and 6307.90.90, disinfectant gel or liquid hand sanitiser with HS code 3808.94.90, mask materials include non-woven fabrics and antibacterial filters; elastic bands with the regulated HS codes, disinfectants with HS codes of 3808.94.20 and 3808.94.90, protective clothing including trousers, shirts, goggles, medical masks, helmets, gloves and shoes with HS code 6210.10.90. … [Read more...] about COVID-19: 30 medical equipment manufacturers fined
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About AIA AIA Group Limited and its subsidiaries (collectively "AIA" or the "Group") comprise the largest independent publicly listed pan-Asian life insurance group. It has a presence in 18 markets in Asia-Pacific -- wholly-owned branches and subsidiaries in Hong Kong, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Mainland China, Korea, the Philippines, Australia, Indonesia, Taiwan, Vietnam, New Zealand, Macau, Brunei, Cambodia, a 97 per cent subsidiary in Sri Lanka and a 49 per cent joint venture in India. In April 2019, AIA was also granted approval as a preferred applicant to operate in Myanmar through a 100 per cent wholly-owned subsidiary. … [Read more...] about AIA Singapore offers free COVID-19 coverage for its 1.4 million customers, employees and tied representatives
By Pavel Alpeyev and Takahiko Hyuga Last March, months before the meltdown at WeWork, Masayoshi Son worked through the prospects for another one of his favorite portfolio companies -- a startup from India called Oyo. In a spacious conference hall at his Tokyo headquarters, the Japanese billionaire huddled with lieutenants from the startup and his own SoftBank Group Corp. to brainstorm strategy. He figured Oyo had the potential to disrupt both the staid hotel business and short-term apartment rentals in Japan, according to people in the room. One bullet point scribbled on a floor-to-ceiling whiteboard, in particular, caught Son’s eye: a target of one million rooms within a year. In a burst of enthusiasm, he had everyone sign off on the goals right on the whiteboard, scrawling signatures under the words “BINDING” in all caps, according to a copy seen by Bloomberg News and the people present. Today, the Oyo unit handling apartments has about 7,500 rooms, less than 1% … [Read more...] about Masayoshi Son’s real estate bet has some big problems
He wrote, "Dear Awards, Even if I try all my life, I won't be able to write a better line than.. 'Tu Kahti Thee Tera Chaand Hoon Main Aur Chaand Humesha Rahta Hai'. You failed to honor the words which made millions of Indians cry and care for their motherland. It would be a great disrespect to my art if I still continue caring for you. So here I bid you a final good bye. I officially announce - I won't attend any award show till I breathe my last. Alvida." … [Read more...] about Twitterati Trend #BoycottFilmfare; Rangoli Chandel, Manoj Muntashir Slam Filmfare Awards On Internet
For the NBA All-Star Game on Sunday, there were a few tweaks to the format. First, the clock was shut off the entire fourth quarter, and the target score was determined by adding 24 points to the leading team's total, in honor or Kobe Bryant's jersey number. It all boiled down to the same thing: a wild ending uninterrupted by intentional fouling, which under the Elam Ending format serves no purpose. Fouling someone only puts them on the free throw line to inch closer to the winning number. … [Read more...] about NBA All-Star Game 2020: After wild Elam Ending, you can’t help but wonder about this format in real NBA games
The second reason I think there's no paywall (yet) is that there's no need. Free podcasts are still able to make good revenue from advertising. A quick look at financial records of some of the newly created podcast-only media companies shows there's lots of money to be made from ad-supported podcasts. … [Read more...] about Why is Spotify keeping its podcasts free?